Tyler S. Cox serves as the government relations manager for FirstChoice Consulting, and has been in that role for 13 years. As a member of the FirstChoice team, Ms. Cox provides grassroots, lobbying and political action committee support to clients. Ms. Cox is responsible for providing clients with updates and communications throughout the year.
Prior to joining FirstChoice Consulting, Ms. Cox worked for the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association (VHHA). While at VHHA, for 10 years, she managed their political action committee, HOSPAC. Ms. Cox currently serves on the Young Associates Board of the Virginia Public Access Project.
Ms. Cox earned her B.A. from Hollins College with a major in communications and a minor in sociology.
Medical Society of Virginia - MSV is the largest Virginia state organization representing over 9,000 physicians.
Hospital Corporation of America - HCA is the nation’s leading provider of health care services with over 30 years of experience and expertise. They have facilities all across Virginia and are one of the top five employers in the state.
Community Health Systems - CHS is one of the nation's leading operators of general acute care hospitals in non-urban communities. They have 77 hospitals in 22 states, including three in Virginia.
American Municipal Power - AMP is a nonprofit corporation that owns and operates electric facilities with the purpose of providing generation, transmission and distribution of electric power and energy to its members.
Comcast – Comcast is the country's largest provider of cable services.
Deloitte - A multi-service innovative partner company, providing accounting, consulting growth enterprise and other services to achieve business success.
International Paper - IP is the world's largest paper company. The Franklin Mill produces both letter quality paper and lumber that is supplied to merchants throughout the nation.
International Business Machines - IBM is the largest computer company and systems integrator in the world. With 388,000 employees in over 170 countries, IBM is the world’s most profitable
information technology employer.
Amgen - Amgen is a Fortune 500 therapeutics company in the biotechnology industry.
Consumer Healthcare Products Association – Founded in 1881, CHPA is a member-based association representing the leading manufacturers and distributors of nonprescription, over-thecounter
medicines and dietary supplements.
Community Loans of America - CLA provides auto equity title and consumer financial services. It
is one of the largest car title lenders in the nation.
Service Corporation International – SCI is North America's leading provider of funeral and cemetery services, operating from a network of more than 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries with
more than 21,000 dedicated employees.
Virginia Beer Wholesalers Association – VBWA is a non-profit, tax exempt corporation representing Virginia's independent, family-owned and operated beer distributors.
Virginia Biotechnology Association – The Virginia Biotechnology Association, formed in 1992, is the premier statewide nonprofit trade association representing the life sciences industry in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Vertex – A leading pharmaceutical company focusing largely on the research and development of drugs to treat and cure Cystic Fibrosis.